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Record 22448

Reading Experience:

'5th day last - This evening William Foster read the 5th chap of Isaiah expressing his full belief that our Joseph would experience its truth, although the weapon should be farmed against him, it would not prosper...'
Century: 1800-1849
Date: Between 1 Jul 1837 and 20 Jul 1837
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: city: London, West Ham
specific address: The Cedars, Upton Lane
location in dwelling: home of Elizabeth Fry
Type of Experience (Reader):
silent aloud unknown
solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown
Type of Experience (Listener):
solitary reactive unknown
single serial unknown

Reader/Listener/Reading Group:

Reader:William Foster
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth n/a
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: n/a
Religion: Quaker
Country of origin: n/a
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Elizabeth Fry
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: [n/a]
Title: Bible (Isaiah)
Genre: Bible
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown


Source Information:

Record ID: 22448  
  Source - Manuscript
  Author: Elizabeth Fry
  Title: Journal
  Location: British Library
  Call no: Add Mss 47457
  Page/folio: ff. 193

Citation: Elizabeth Fry, Journal British Library, p. Add Mss 47457, p. ff. 193,, accessed: 19 February 2020

Additional comments:



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